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4 bedroom for sale, Lydwell Road, Torquay

£700,000 Freehold

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DESCRIPTION A rare opportunity to purchase a spacious DETACHED BUNGALOW WITH SEA VIEWS set in an extensive plot benefitting from PLANNING PERMSSION FOR AN ADDITIONAL DETACHED HOUSE. Nestled in a tranquil setting at the end of one of Torquay’s most prestigious private roads, the property has been a loved home for our client and family over twenty years and would make an ideal proposition for those wishing to build their own home whilst living on site, an extended family wishing to be close yet retaining complete independence, or developer seeking a unique project.

Local amenities at Wellswood lie at the base of the hill which retain a village ambience where post office, pub, bistro restaurants, delicatessen and convenience store can all be found, whilst a selection of primary schools are all within sensible walking distance. Torquay’s harbour and yacht marina are also accessible being circa two mile distance with sea front promenade, theatre and train station beyond.

APPROACH A driveway sweeps through the mature gardens leading to steps descending to the Entrance Porch/Sun Room with double glazed windows, laminate flooring and polycarbonate roof with retractable blinds. Part glazed door to:-

RECEPTION HALL 10′ 6" x 11′ (3.15m x 3.36m) Lofty ceiling height, picture rail and plate shelf, laminate flooring and radiator.

SITTING/DINING ROOM 28′ 11" x 13′ 11" (8.82m x 4.26m) A spacious, double aspect room with PVCu double glazed window overlooking the gardens with views over Walls Hill to the sea at Lyme Bay beyond and further PVCu double glazed window to the side. Wall light points, six radiators, television point and telephone point. Double glazed patio doors to the:-

CONSERVATORY 14′ 6" x 6′ 7" (4.42m x 2m) Double glazed windows enjoying views over the garden and surrounding area to Walls Hill with sea views into Lyme Bay. Double glazed French doors to the garden.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 22′ 9" x 10′ 7" (6.95m x 3.23m) Fitted with a range of units and roll edged working surfaces with complementary tiled splashbacks and inset one and a half bowl sink unit. Fitted electric oven, four ring gas hob with cooker hood over and provision for slimline dishwasher. Breakfast Bar, cornice lighting, two double radiators, access to loft space, double glazed window overlooking the front garden, PVCu double glazed windows and door leading to the side patio and garden.

UTILITY Two double glazed windows and door to the outside, provisions for washing machine and space for further free standing appliance. Working surface, electric meter and consumer unit. From the Sitting/Dining Room a door gives access to the:-

INNER HALL Picture rail and radiator.

BEDROOM 1 15′ x 10′ 6" (4.58m x 3.21m) PVCu double glazed window overlooking the gardens with views over the surrounding area to the sea at Lyme Bay. Inset ceiling spotlights and radiator.

EN-SUITE White suite of bath with decorative wood panel, corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, bidet and close coupled WC. Linen cupboard with slat shelving. Part tiled walls, chrome heated towel rail, double radiator, extractor fan and obscure PVCu double glazed window.

BEDROOM 2 14′ x 12′ 11" (4.25m x 3.93m) PVCu double glazed window enjoying the views as previously describes, two radiators.

BEDROOM 3 15′ x 8′ 1" (4.59m x 2.46m) Double glazed window with secondary glazed panel overlooking the front garden and double radiator.

BEDROOM 4 12′ 3" x 7′ 11" (3.73m x 2.41m) Double glazed window with secondary glazed panel overlooking the front garden, picture rail and radiator. From the Reception Hall a door opens to an INNER LOBBY with ceramic tiled floor and high level storage cupboard. Door to:-

SHOWER ROOM Walk-in double shower cubicle with Triton shower fitted, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Part tiled walls, chrome ladder style heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor and obscure glazed window.

OUTSIDE To the side of the bungalow is a private paved patio enjoying a high level of privacy with steps leading down to the rear garden, gently sloping and laid to lawn and patios with a variety of mature shrubs and trees and two deep stoned hedged rose gardens. To the front are mature sloping lawned gardens, stocked with an abundance of mature flowers, shrubs and trees and a paved patio. To the side of the garage is a kitchen garden.

Beneath the property a doorway gives access to the boiler room with free standing Ideal Mexico gas fired boiler, factory lagged hot water cylinder, gas meter and electric light. Access to further underhouse storage.

A winding driveway leads to the parking area leading to the:-

DETACHED GARAGE 18′ 6" x 11′ 11" (5.64m x 3.65m) with up and over door, lighting and power, water tap and two windows. Adjoining the garage is an outside WC and garden store.

COUNCIL TAX BAND ‘G’ (Torbay Council).

PLEASE NOTE: There is a current planning consent for the erection of a DETACHED DWELLING with Detached Garage to be built within the grounds of the property, Planning Ref: P/2017/0563, approved in 2018. The plot will not be entertained as a seperate sale.


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